- Synopsis: King Leonidas and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.
- Director: Zack Snyder
- Stars: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey and David Wenham
3:10 to Yuma
- Synopsis: A small-time rancher agrees to hold a captured outlaw who's awaiting a train to go to court in Yuma. A battle of wills ensues as the outlaw tries to psych out the rancher.
- Director: James Mangold
- Stars: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale and Ben Foster
- Synopsis: In 1970s America, a detective works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas, a heroin kingpin from Manhattan, who is smuggling the drug into the country from the Far East.
- Director: Ridley Scott
- Stars: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe and Chiwetel Ejiofor
- Synopsis: Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a 13-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit. Based on the British romance novel by Ian McEwan.
- Director: Joe Wright
- Stars: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy and Brenda Blethyn
Away from Her
- Synopsis: A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, Aubrey, a wheelchair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.
- Director: Sarah Polley
- Stars: Julie Christie, Michael Murphy and Gordon Pinsent
Bourne Ultimatum, The
- Synopsis: Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer.
- Director: Paul Greengrass
- Star: Matt Damon
Diving Bell and the Butterfly, The (La Scraphandre et le Papillon) (Mini-Review)
- Synopsis: The true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffers a stroke and has to live with an almost totally paralyzed body; only his left eye isn't paralyzed.
- Director: Julian Schnabel
- Stars: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner and Marie-Josée Croze
- Synopsis: A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.
- Director: David Cronenberg
- Stars: Naomi Watts and Viggo Mortensen